Where to for Egypt?

Oh dear. It seems Egypt, at least for those working in its tourism industry, just can’t seem to catch a break, writes our travel editor Richard Holmes.

Surviving the Milky Way

With icy pistes and aggravated rescue dogs to contend with, travel editor Richard Holmes braves Italy's oh-so-scenic Milky Way on a snowboard and escapes (almost) unscathed.

A weighty issue

Should airlines charge passengers according to their mass? As a Pacific airline starts doing just that, Travel Editor Richard Holmes has his say on this weighty issue.

Bite-size Singapore

During a sultry Singapore stop-over Gillian McLaren revels in the cornucopia of Asian food on offer. Just watch out for the durian...